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Print - H Beard Print Collection

H Beard Print Collection

  • Object:

    Print

  • Place of origin:

    London (printed)

  • Date:

    6th December 1789 (published)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Ridgeway, J. (publisher)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    aquatint

  • Museum number:

    S.1621-2009

  • Gallery location:

    In Storage

Portrait of Mrs Siddons as Melpomene. Published by J. Ridgeway.

Physical description

Aquatinted full length portrait of Mrs Siddons on stage as Melpomene.

Place of Origin

London (printed)

Date

6th December 1789 (published)

Artist/maker

Ridgeway, J. (publisher)

Materials and Techniques

aquatint

Dimensions

Height: 35.9 cm Print size, Width: 26.4 cm Print size, Height: 40.6 cm Total including mount, Width: 31 cm Total including mount

Descriptive line

Portrait of Mrs Siddons as Melpomene. Published by J. Ridgeway on 6th December 1786, Harry Beard Collection

Materials

Printing ink; Paper

Techniques

Print-making; Aquatint

Categories

Prints; Entertainment & Leisure

Collection

Theatre and Performance Collection

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